With some of the best business and employment opportunities available, it is no surprise that UAE attracts people from all corners of the world. This ultra modern city with world class infrastructure and a strategic location in the heart of the middle-east is a hub for education and commerce. The universities of UAE have the added benefits of having a culturally diverse student body, lower costs and extremely safe environments. And another bonus for Indian students is that home is never too far away.
Depending on the course you choose, the typical annual fees for a foreign university campus in UAE would be in the range of AED 49,200 to 74,000
Depending on your proximity to city centre and spending habits, living expenses are likely to cost anywhere between AED 2,500 and AED 4000 per month
By completing a part of Year 1 online from home with The WorldGrad you can save up to AED 30,000: ~AED 12,500 in tuition fees and ~AED 17,500 in living cost
You would require a confirmation letter from the overseas institution to apply for a student visa
Once you get the confirmation letter from your university you will need to show proof of sufficient funds to cover airfare, course fees and living costs. You will also be required to demonstrate English language proficiency based on the recognized standardized tests like IELTS. Lastly, a medical check-up and criminal record check may also be needed.
Your student visa will take a maximum of 5 weeks to be processed and allows you to stay in UAE for up to 5 years. This is true for both UG as well as PG students.
You will be eligible to finish your studies and then look for work in UAE within the 5 year validity period of your visa. Upon securing a job or the end of the 5 year period you can apply for PSWR to extend your stay.
UAE economy is the 5th largest economy amongst the middle east countries with a GDP of USD 421 billion in 2020. The UAE economy is highly reliant on its revenue from oil export accounting to almost 85% of the economy. Tourism manufacturing and construction or other industries helping UAE to diversify its economy.
Some of the top careers in UAE are:
2. Electrical Engineer
3. Civil Engineer
4. Data Scientist
5. Management Consultant
Median salary of a fresh graduate in UAE generally ranges from AED 10,000 - 20,000
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